Emperor Guangzong of Song

1147 - 1200

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Emperor Guangzong of Song (30 September 1147 – 17 September 1200), personal name Zhao Dun, was the 12th emperor of the Song dynasty of China and the third emperor of the Southern Song dynasty. He was the third son of his predecessor, Emperor Xiaozong. His mother was Emperor Xiaozong's first wife, Lady Guo (郭氏; 1126–1156), who was posthumously honoured as "Empress Chengmu" (成穆皇后). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emperor Guangzong of Song has received more than 79,076 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Emperor Guangzong of Song is the 5,095th most popular politician (up from 5,126th in 2019), the 388th most popular biography from China and the 236th most popular Chinese Politician.

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Among politicians, Emperor Guangzong of Song ranks 5,095 out of 19,576Before him are Moza bint Nasser, Markos Vafeiadis, Birger, King of Sweden, Fruela II of Asturias, Philipp Bouhler, and Kim Chaek. After him are Peter II, Duke of Bourbon, Attalus, Inukai Tsuyoshi, Utu-hengal, Philippe Villiers de L'Isle-Adam, and Adel Shah.

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Among people born in 1147, Emperor Guangzong of Song ranks 3Before him are Minamoto no Yoritomo, and Stephen III of Hungary. After him are Ibn Qudamah, Haakon II of Norway, Taira no Munemori, and Otto II, Margrave of Brandenburg. Among people deceased in 1200, Emperor Guangzong of Song ranks 8Before him are Ibn al-Jawzi, Trota of Salerno, Joscelin III, Count of Edessa, Ala ad-Din Tekish, Otto I, Count of Burgundy, and Gorakhnath. After him are Edgar Ætheling, Gilbert Horal, Robert of Chester, John Doukas, Conrad of Wittelsbach, and Theodora Komnene.

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Among people born in China, Emperor Guangzong of Song ranks 388 out of 1,610Before him are Zhuge Zhan (227), Emperor Zhi of Han (138), Yan Fu (1854), Prince Gong (1833), Linji Yixuan (850), and Zhang Zhongjing (150). After him are Zhou Tai (163), Zhuge Jin (174), Di Yi (-1200), Qi Baishi (1864), Emperor Duanzong (1268), and Cangjie (-2650).


Among politicians born in China, Emperor Guangzong of Song ranks 236Before him are Emperor Zhaozong of Tang (867), Gengshi Emperor (null), Emperor Shunzong of Tang (761), Zhuge Zhan (227), Emperor Zhi of Han (138), and Prince Gong (1833). After him are Di Yi (-1200), Emperor Duanzong (1268), Emperor Huai of Jin (300), Kong Rong (153), Liu Zhang (200), and Pan Geng (-1500).